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Obamas get down on 'Star Wars' day

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama celebrate "Star Wars" Day dancing with characters from the movie.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia

Donald Trump's vow to create Appalachian coal jobs is complicated by declining coal and cheap natural gas

North Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT law

North Carolina's Republican leaders are calling a federal warning about the legality of the state's new law limiting LGBT anti-discrimination rules a broad overreach by the government

Egyptian Official Blames Violence In Middle East On 'Tom And Jerry'

There's a lot of violence in the Middle East, and one Egyptian official blames violent movies, video games and... "Tom and Jerry."

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Biggest Threats to Humanity Determined

Oxford University determined the biggest threats to humanity over the next five years. Let's be honest, not many of these are too shocking. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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If You're Homeless And In Need, Stealing Food Is OK In Italy

The court ruled that due to "the condition of the defendant" and the small amount of food he took, a man wouldn't be punished for his actions.

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Israeli army deputy chief draws rebuke for Holocaust comment

The Israeli army's deputy chief of staff has drawn a rebuke from hawkish Israeli ministers for comparing pre-Holocaust Germany to trends in Israel today

Michigan House votes to pay Detroit school debt without Dems

After 15 hours of mostly private meetings, the Michigan House approved a $500 million restructuring plan for the ailing Detroit Public Schools

America Has Too Much Cheese

I never thought i'd say this but it seems America has too much cheese. We have our biggest surplus of cheese in the past 32 years so get out there and do your part. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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NYC workplace protections take effect for family caregivers

Workplace protections are now in place for New York City residents who also have caregiving responsibilities at home

Navy SEAL Is The Third US Casualty In Iraq's Fight Against ISIS

Charles Keating IV was aiding a contingent of U.S. troops pinned down during an ISIS firefight.

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Police: Escaped inmate spotted at New Jersey CVS

Police in New Jersey say security footage has captured images of an inmate walking into a pharmacy a day after vanishing from a state prison

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower after uneven US data

Asian stock markets drifted lower in holiday-thinned trade after some uneven economic data sent investors into a holding pattern

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Consumer watchdog proposes ban on some arbitration clauses

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is proposing a ban on arbitration clauses, which would impact the entire financial industry encompassing hundreds of millions of bank accounts, credit cards and mortgages

This Wisconsin Town Is Putting A Price On Bullies

On the first offense, parents get a warning. If the child keeps bullying, parents get a $366 fine.

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New drone aims to be crash-proof

New technology aims to keep drones from crashing, as CNN's Samuel Burke reports.

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World Video Game Hall of Fame prepares to induct 2016 class

World Video Game Hall of Fame in Rochester prepares to induct 2016 class

How do you make the 'Drink of the Kentucky Derby'?

The mint julep is the traditional drink of the Kentucky Derby. CNN went to London's Edition hotel to find out how to make the refreshing cocktail.

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Doctor called to help Prince is a longtime pain specialist

The Northern California doctor who was asked to help Prince before his death is an addiction and pain specialist who has championed the use of a semi-synthetic opiate to treat pain

Navajos shocked as details of kidnapping death emerge

Details of the final moments of the life of an 11-year-old girl found slain on a reservation in New Mexico emerged Wednesday through court documents

Kansas City streetcars making comeback after 6-decade hiatus

Six decades after Kansas City shuttered one of the nation's largest streetcar networks, a modern but much smaller version is set to open in its central business district

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This DOJ Letter Could Be The End Of North Carolina's House Bill 2

The letter says the state's new law violates Title VII and IX of the U.S. Civil Rights Act.

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Man Sues Employer Because His Job Was Boring

A man in France is suing his former employer because he's saying that the job was too boring. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the specifics.

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This Massive 1,109-Carat Diamond Is Going Up For Auction

It's said to be the size of a tennis ball.

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